Immerse UK

The Virtual Reality Show April 20th-22nd

Immerse UK is hosting three events at the first Virtual Reality Show at Islington's Business Design Centre. 

Where's the money? R&D Funding for Immersive Technologies

1:30pm April 20th
Immerse UK and KTN will be hosting a panel session on  R&D funding for immersive technologies as part of the show on April 20th.   Join us to look at how, outside of VC's and angel investors, UK businesses get their hands on funding and grants for R&D and innovation. This panel, chaired by Immerse UK, will look at publicly funded programmes, competitions and initiatives targeted at immersive technologies, which provide opportunities to develop ideas without sacrificing valuable equity or IP.  More information is available here

 

1-2-1 Sessions with KTN Experts on cross sector opportunities for Immersive Tech businesses

3:30pm April 20th
Book in for a 1-2-1 sessions with panellists and KTN sector experts from areas such as defence, health, design where businesses can find out more about the various AR and VR  funding opportunities available in a multitude of industries.  More information is available here 121 Page

Immerse UK Members Networking Drinks

5pm April 20th
Join is for our Immerse UK Virtual Reality Show networking drinks, learn more about our rolling programme of work, new opportunities coming on stream, meet other members of our network and conference delegates from across all industries in the UK economy.  Register here

The Future of Retail Conference  

April 21st

Explore how to make the most of the new technologies available today which are driving innovation in retail developments,  look at the emerging AR/VR applications coming on stream and the impact and opportunities for UK retailers. You can register here


Give Me 5: What It Takes to Attract VC and private investment in Immersive Tech.

Immerse UK in partnership with PwC, ICAEW and the Realities Centre.

26th April:
6:30pm Registration at PwC, 7 More London Riverside, London, SE1 2RT

Join us for an evening of discussion, information sharing, top tips and pointers on what you need to know and who you need to know when looking for start-up and early-stage investment – including grants, crowdfunding, business angels and VC.  We will focus on 5 questions for UK business seeking venture capital and private investment in immersive technologies with  Aftab Malhotra, Co-Founder, GrowthEnabler, Dave Haynes, Investment Director, Seedcamp, Katie Lewis, Director, The Accelerator Network, Shaun Beaney, Corporate Finance Faculty, ICAEW.

Many thanks to PwC, ICAEW and the Realities Centre for developing this event and sharing their expertise.
The event is free to attend and you can register here.